January-February Products & Retail News Vol 151
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Intertek Exhibits at Select Moda and Intermoda Tradeshows
Intertek attended the Select Moda Tradeshow held January 13-14, 2016, in Guadalajara, Mexico, to offer solutions to address the testing, quality inspection, and quality assurance needs of retailers, manufacturers, and importers. In addition, the tradeshow served as an opportunity for Intertek to educate attendees about restricted substances and heavy metals in shoes with a presentation by Intertek textiles and footwear experts.
Intertek was also an exhibitor at Intermoda 2016, the largest fashion trade show in Latin America. Intertek’s involvement included workshops and business meetings to assist those in the industry strengthen their business and develop new partnerships.
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Intertek exhibits at IHGF Delhi Fair Spring 2016
The Indian Handicrafts and Gifts Fair (IHGF), the largest event of its kind in Asia, featured more than 2,400 exhibitors from across India, and more than 5,000 visitors from around the world. IHGF serves as an opportunity for those across the handicrafts, gifts, and lifestyle products industry to make connections and expand their business. Learn More...
Intertek to Share Consumer Product Safety Expertise at ICPHSO’s Annual Meeting
At the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization’s (ICPHSO) 2016 Annual Meeting & Symposium, Intertek experts will be speaking on topics such as internal compliance programs and using social media insights to improve products.
The event will take place February 29 – March 3 at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel.
The 28th Guangzhou International Toy & Hobby Fair (Apr 8-10, 2016)
Tradegood is hosting business matching activities at the Toy & Hobby Fair, where nearly 1,000 toy/animation/stroller/baby product manufacturers, traders and domestic and overseas purchasers will gather together. Tradegood encourages all members to register as early as possible.
Tradegood Trend Boutique – Real Business Connections Created
At our New York showroom, we act as a one-stop sourcing shop, providing access to global markets all year round. Members will be able to see many factories’ capabilities and establish direct contact with decision makers without having to travel overseas.
Vol. 896 | EU – CEN Publishes Specification for Slide Fasteners EN 16732: 2015
Vol. 895 | Results of China Market Textile and Footwear Spot Checks in January 2016
Vol. 894 | Japan Publishes New Toy Safety Standard ST 2016
Vol. 893 | EU – CEN Approves EN 16128:2015 Nickel Release Standard for Spectacle Frames and Sunglasses
Vol. 892 | Japan Proposes Enforcement Order of the Act on Preventing Environmental Pollution of Mercury
Vol. 891 | EU REACH – CEN Publishes PD CEN-TR 16417:2016 Footwear Guidance Standard
Vol. 890 | UK – New Voluntary Codes of Practice Developed for Flammability and Labelling of Children’s Toy Dress-up and Disguise Costumes
Vol. 889 | EU REACH – Amended Nickel Release Standard Published in List of Harmonized Standards – EN 1811:2011 + A1: 2015
Vol. 888 | EU REACH – EU Implements Regulation 2016-26 Restricting Nonylphenol Ethoxylates in Textile Products
Vol. 887 | China – New Mandatory Safety Standards for Toys and Children’s Footwear Effective January 1, 2016
Vol. 886 | Mexico Proposes Food Contact Standard for Glazed Ceramic, Glazed Pottery, Porcelain Articles and Glassware
Vol. 885 | Results of China Market Textile and Footwear Spot Checks in December 2015
Vol. 884 | France – Methodological Document Published for Food Contact Metals and Alloys
Vol. 833 | Japan – New Safety Standard for Cords and Drawstrings in Children’s Clothing (JIS L 4129 - 2015) Published
Vol. 882 | U.S. CPSC Issues Final Rule Regarding Heavy Elements Limits for Unfinished and Untreated Wood used in Toys